VPR’s Jane Lindholm talks with Steve Jeffrey of the Vermont League of Cities and Towns, and lawyer Bob Gensburg, who argued the historic Brigham case marking a major shift in the way Vermont pays for public schools.
Twelve years ago next week, the Vermont Supreme Court handed down the
Brigham decision, marking a major shift in the way that Vermont pays
for public schools. This week Vermont Edition looks at the state’s
education funding law, Act 60: a method of ensuring that school
opportunities are equal across the state, regardless of a town’s wealth.